Recycling Near You - City of Launceston


This is a directory listing. Please be aware that recyclers may currently be closed or operating shortened hours due to COVID-19. Please use the below information to contact the council directly.

City of Launceston

Each link below will provide you with recycling information for the City of Launceston area. Using any of these services can help reduce the amount of waste going to landfill and ensure you place the right thing in the right bin.


Council Clean Up/Hard Rubbish Collection
Details of the collection of whitegoods and other hard rubbish objects.
Worm Farms and Compost Bins
Learn how to turn your food and scraps into great compost.
Empty/Chemical Drums
Details of how to correctly dispose your unwanted chemical drums.
Other Council Services
Learn other ways to help reduce your waste to landfill.

Events & Notices

In 2017 City of Launceston introduced a new kerbside bin for Food & Garden Organics. To register contact the City of Launceston by phone or via the website.

The Recycle Hub is open at Town Hall, St John St, launceston

Recycle items such as: batteries, mobile phones, x-rays, spectacles, cd's & dvd's, small e-waste, printer & toner cartri...(Read More)

New CBD kerbside service

From 6th April 2020 the Launceston CBD will have a new kerbside waste & Recycling service. This will replace the old bag...(Read More)


City of Launceston

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